Posted: 17 Oct 2013
Date Written: October 16, 2013
Personhood statutes and amendments have been proposed in several states. Their implications for state policies concerning abortion, contraception, and other areas of law including state policies related to assisted reproductive technologies are not well understood. This article explores these issues and the possible ramifications of the adoption of such a statute or state constitutional amendment.
Keywords: abortion, contraception, personhood, ART, embryos
JEL Classification: K10
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Strasser, Mark, The Next Battleground? Personhood, Privacy, and Assisted Reproductive Technologies (October 16, 2013). 65 Oklahoma Law Review 177-223 (2013). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2341113